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As a photographer, it's these moments, these fairytale moments, that you love to capture and document; and not just for work purposes, but rather to document those special iconic moments to look back...
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This is one of those rare shots, where you assume nothing will work in your favour, but you still manage to pull off the shot. Photographing a run-out is tough — a photographer has to make a...
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During the ICC World Twenty20 2012 Super Eight match between the West Indies and New Zealand in Pallekelle, I chose to divert from the norm, and head elsewhere for a change. With the sun setting...
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The crowd at the Premadasa was electric. The fireworks had already started going off even before Sri Lanka had won. Not only was this an ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 semi-final between Sri Lanka and...
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Coming into the series, Sri Lankan cricket was in a sad state; players hadn’t been paid, Tillakaratne Dilshan had resigned as captain and wins both in Tests and ODIs post-2011 World Cup were...
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This particular photo is a favourite of mine. The Australian captain Shane Watson had packed the offside field hoping Chandimal would play a misguided cut shot. David Warner was fielding at point,...
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This photograph of Lasith Malinga was taken during the semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 between Sri Lanka and New Zealand at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
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We invited Asanka to join us in launching a photo column to showcase some of his best photographs relating to Sri Lankan cricket and share the stories behind those shots.